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Global urban analysis

Taylor, Peter J.

Global urban analysis

a survey of cities in globalization

by Taylor, Peter J.

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Published by Earthscan in London, Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban economics,
  • Globalization,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Cities and towns

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Peter J. Taylor ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT321 .G553 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 438 p. :
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24991113M
    ISBN 109781849712132
    LC Control Number2010027612

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